Anna M. “Nan” <I>Daly</I> Ridgeway

Anna M. “Nan” Daly Ridgeway

Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Death 1983 (aged 87–88)
Burial Lacona, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot Sec 7 Row 2
Memorial ID 92898518 · View Source
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Anna Ridgeway, 87

Mrs. Anna (Nan) Ridgeway, 87, of Pulaski, formerly of Sandy Creek, widow of John W. Ridgeway, died at 3:22 a.m. February 22, 1983, in the House of the Good Samaritan, Watertown, where she had been admitted two days before.

Born Dec. 5, 1895, in the Town of Sandy Creek, a daughter of James and Ruth Ridgeway Daly, she attended Sandy Creek Schools and married John W. Ridgeway Oct. 7, 1912. He died Feb. 1, 1962 at the age of 71.

She had lived at Sandy Creek until moving to Pulaski in 1968. She has been a resident of the Braley Adult Home, Altmar, since 1981.

She is a member of Cable Trail Auxiliary 8534, Lacona, and was a Gold Star Mother. Her son, S-Sgt. Warren E. Ridgeway, with Co. B, 39th Infantry, was killed in action in Germany, January 20, 1945.

She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Victor (Maggie) Polish, Sandy Pond, Miss Clara Ridgeway, Johnson City and Mrs. Melvin (Winnie) Barrington, Christmas, Fla.; three sons, Paul, Pulaski, Aaron, Denver, Colo., and Lawrence, Comstock, Ga.; 36 grandchildren; 68 greatgrandchildren; five greatgreat-grandchildren.

Four sons, Warren, John Jr., Lloyd and Lyle and two daughters, Mrs. Nellie Giddings and Mrs. Agnes Tyfair, died before her.

Funeral services for Mrs. Ridgeway were held Thursday at the Summerville Funeral Home, with Rev. Adelbert Edwards and Rev. Mary Crandall, both retired Wesleyan ministers officiating. Spring burial will be in Wesleyan Cemetery, Lacona.

Contributions may be made in her name to the building fund of V.F.W. Post 8534, Lacona, or the American Heart Association

Source: Pulaski Democrat, Feb 28, 1983

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